BEST WESTERN Green Hill Hotel
TravelPod Member ReviewsBEST WESTERN Green Hill Hotel Yangon (Rangoon)
Second stay at this hotel during this tour. This one much more enjoyable, as I had a room on the executive floor with a view of Shwedagon Pagoda. The hotel staff went out of their way to make our group welcome, and even set up a private bar area for our farewell party. I would use this hotel again!
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(at least I was TOLD that is how you say goodbye in Burmese......)We have spent the last two days in Yangon (formerly Rangoon), and this teeming city of 6 m;illion has been our least favorite part of Myanmar.Maybe its because when we travel, we find that every few weeks we need a day or two of down time. Time when we don't have anything that …
To save time on our return to Heho we opt to take the bus all the way and not do part of the trip by boat. We arrive at the airport and are amused to find our massage guys there waiting to lure us to their parlor. Unfortunately, there is not enough time before our flight to take them up on the massage offer.
After returning to Yangon several …
Départ ce matin du lac Inle vers l'aéroport de Heho direction Rangoon.
Arrivée sous une pluie tropicale, prise de contact avec les chambres puis départ pour la
visite du bouddha couché et du marché chinois en car (sécurité oblige).
Après le restaurant passage dans un magasin de bijoux et pierres précieuses où chacune aura trouvé son …
... our guide again, and it was actually half-bird, making it slightly better). Being born on a Friday, my religious avatar was an even more fearsome one: a guinea pig. Needless to say I was not super excited about this.
Our next stop was the last in Myanmar, and quite possibly the single most impressive thing we saw in the entire country: the Shwedagon Pagoda. The Shwedagon Pagoda is not only the most important Buddhist site in Myanmar, it ...
... but it doesn’t seem to be blowing much cold air. No closet in the room. Quite Spartan.
Organized my stuff, then headed out at 3:53 for a couple hours of sightseeing until 5:30, when I planned to meet up with Jeff, who went out to Bago Division today. I walked 26 minutes west to Sule Pagoda, situated in a large traffic circle at the heart of downtown Yangon. I paid the foreigner admission fee of U.S.$3. The clerk doesn’t want to accept my dollar ...